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First Hawaiian posts 1Q profit

HONOLULU (AP) _ First Hawaiian Inc. (FHB) on Thursday reported first-quarter earnings of $56.7 million.

The Honolulu-based bank said it had earnings of 41 cents per share.

The results beat Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 40 cents per share.

The bank holding company posted revenue of $186.3 million in the period. Its adjusted revenue was $178.8 million.

First Hawaiian shares have fallen 13 percent since the beginning of the year.

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